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Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Streaming Device 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Streaming Device 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Streaming Device 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

Amazon StyleSnap tool uses AI to find similar clothing in photos
Amazon StyleSnap tool uses AI to find similar clothing in photos By Maggie Tillman

Updated Amazon is constantly coming up with new - sometimes odd, sometimes innovative - ways to get you to buy stuff on its site.... Read more

PDFelement 7 is the Adobe Acrobat alternative that's less than $69
PDFelement 7 is the Adobe Acrobat alternative that's less than $69 By Pocket-lint Promotion

Check out PDFelement 7, a powerful alternative for those looking for a complete PDF-editing solution Read more

Die-hard Harry Potter fan? Then this £60 yearly subscription service is for you
Die-hard Harry Potter fan? Then this £60 yearly subscription service is for you By Maggie Tillman

The new service, called Wizarding World Gold, is courtesy of Warner Bros and J.K. Rowling’s company Pottermore. It's tailored toward the more die-hard Potter fans out there, considering its hefty price tag at $74.99 a year (£59.99 for UK subscribers). For all of that money, though, you get quite a bit of perks and benefits. One of the coolest ones is a journal called Keys and Curios.... Read more

Best taxi apps: Getting you a cab in London
Best taxi apps: Getting you a cab in London By Britta O'Boyle

Updated These are the best taxi apps to get you a cab quickly in London.... Read more

51 breathtaking and incredible photos that weren't Photoshopped
51 breathtaking and incredible photos that weren't Photoshopped By Adrian Willings

Updated There's no denying that Photoshop can help create some pretty spectacular imagery. However, it can often be overused for image manipulation, sometimes... Read more

Uh-oh! Facebook's Libra just lost eBay, Visa, MasterCard, and others
Uh-oh! Facebook's Libra just lost eBay, Visa, MasterCard, and others By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency will be dead on arrival.... Read more

23 Facebook tips and tricks you probably didn't know about
23 Facebook tips and tricks you probably didn't know about By Maggie Tillman

Updated Facebook has been around for a while, but chances are, you have no idea about the several hidden features buried within the social network.It's easy to... Read more

Amazon launches Amazon Music app for Apple TV in US and UK
Amazon launches Amazon Music app for Apple TV in US and UK By Maggie Tillman

Amazon Music, which runs separate to Prime Music, is now available for the 4K and HD version of Apple TV. It requires version tvOS 12.0 or later, and it can be downloaded from the tvOS App Store. Keep in mind Spotify announced its own app for the Apple TV just two days ago.... Read more

You can save 40% on Tidal premium and Hi-Fi plans if you're a hero
You can save 40% on Tidal premium and Hi-Fi plans if you're a hero By Maggie Tillman

Tidal offers discounts to military service members and students, and now, it's launching a "Community Heroes" discount for first responders in the US. The price reduction is available for EMT, EMS, firefighters, and police officers, specifically. They'll receive nearly half off the premium and HiFi plans, bringing their price per month down to $5.99 and $11.99, respectively.... Read more

Best VPN service 2019: The 10 best VPN deals in the US and UK
Best VPN service 2019: The 10 best VPN deals in the US and UK By Roland Moore-Colyer

Whether you are looking to use a VPN keep you secure online or geo-unlocked sites, we've got you covered with great deals from ExpressVPN, and more... Read more

14 of the best email apps to help you achieve inbox zero
14 of the best email apps to help you achieve inbox zero By Maggie Tillman

Updated Email. Ugh.Just seeing that word can bring a wave of stress upon us like nothing else.It wastes time, clutters both professional and personal lives, and... Read more

23 Facebook Messenger tips and tricks you've likely never tried
23 Facebook Messenger tips and tricks you've likely never tried By Maggie Tillman

Updated Facebook recently announced more than a billion people are using Messenger every month, so Pocket-lint is rounding up some of the most interesting things you can do with the messaging app that's clearly taken over the world.... Read more

Coleen Rooney blows up the internet with Rebekah Vardy Twitter revelation
Coleen Rooney blows up the internet with Rebekah Vardy Twitter revelation By Rik Henderson

You might not know who Coleen Rooney is but the wife of footballer Wayne Rooney has blown up the internet with a single tweet.... Read more

Instagram is rolling out a new Story camera with interactive stickers and more
Instagram is rolling out a new Story camera with interactive stickers and more By Adrian Willings

Instagram is now becoming even more like Snapchat with updates to the camera that include a "create" mode with new interactive stickers.... Read more

You'll soon be able to receive Android phone calls on Windows PCs
You'll soon be able to receive Android phone calls on Windows PCs By Dan Grabham

You'll soon be able to make phone calls from your Windows 10 PC - if you have an Android phone r. As we know from last week's reveal of the 2020 Surface... Read more

Where has Find My Friends gone in iOS 13 and how do I track my friends?
Where has Find My Friends gone in iOS 13 and how do I track my friends? By Britta O'Boyle

Here's what's happened to the Find My Friends app and what you now have to do to track your friends in iOS 13.... Read more

Twitter may have used your two-step authentication phone number or email for targeted adverts
Twitter may have used your two-step authentication phone number or email for targeted adverts By Rik Henderson

In a disclosure posted in its help section, Twitter revealed that it may have used emails and numbers submitted for two-step security for targeted ads.... Read more

Facebook Portal now supports Workplace video and audio calls
Facebook Portal now supports Workplace video and audio calls By Maggie Tillman

Facebook Portal is a controversial device because it is Facebook's way of sticking a camera and microphone in your home. If that wasn't unsettling enough, it now wants to invade your business, literally.... Read more

Stream transfer: How to ask Google Assistant to move music between devices
Stream transfer: How to ask Google Assistant to move music between devices By Maggie Tillman

Many of us own multiple Google Assistant devices and have set up multi-room audio so that they can all play the same tunes at once. But now there's a new audio feature that can take your music-listening experience to the next level.... Read more

Get Windows 10 Pro for less than $12 and Office for less than $30!
Get Windows 10 Pro for less than $12 and Office for less than $30! By Pocket-lint Promotion

Now that Autumn is here, prices are falling faster than the leaves – and GoodOffer24 is no exception. If you’re on the lookout for new software deals,... Read more

What is Google Assistant and what can it do?
What is Google Assistant and what can it do? By Maggie Tillman

How does Google Assistant work, what devices does it work on and what can Google Assistant do? Here's a complete rundown of Google's AI... Read more

How to turn on Instagram's new dark mode
How to turn on Instagram's new dark mode By Maggie Tillman

Instagram has updated its app so that it can leverage the new native dark mode support in iOS 13. Here's how to get it.... Read more

How to download Hulu shows and movies to watch offline
How to download Hulu shows and movies to watch offline By Maggie Tillman

For the first time, Hulu is allowing its US users to download shows and movies for offline viewing. But there are a couple caveats.... Read more

Apple's new Sleep app with sleep tracking for Apple Watch users spotted in leak
Apple's new Sleep app with sleep tracking for Apple Watch users spotted in leak By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Apple Watch might actually get that new Sleep app, which originally leaked last month but never materialised.... Read more

Instagram suddenly drops its Following tab that shows posts your friends liked
Instagram suddenly drops its Following tab that shows posts your friends liked By Maggie Tillman

It's not often that Instagram changes how it works, but starting this week, one of its oldest features will be shown the door.... Read more

Apple release dates: When are macOS Catalina, iOS 13, iPad OS, Arcade and TV+ coming to your devices?
Apple release dates: When are macOS Catalina, iOS 13, iPad OS, Arcade and TV+ coming to your devices? By Dan Grabham

Updated Apple has announced a bunch of software and services recently. But when are they all available?... Read more

58 best tech life hacks ever
58 best tech life hacks ever By Maggie Tillman

Loads of different life hacks, every single one of which will either blow your mind or make you wonder how you ever survived this long without them.... Read more

WhatsApp Android app bug enabled hackers to steal files - here's how to avoid it
WhatsApp Android app bug enabled hackers to steal files - here's how to avoid it By Dan Grabham

A security flaw within WhatsApp for Android enabled hackers to take over people's phones - just by sending them a GIF. As is often the case when these... Read more

What is Spotify and how does it work?
What is Spotify and how does it work? By Adrian Willings

Read our guide to Spotify, what it is, how much it costs and how it works. All the details you need to know about the music streaming service.... Read more

Don't fancy cooking? Try these five takeaway apps
Don't fancy cooking? Try these five takeaway apps By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Sometimes a Friday night takeaway, or even a Monday night takeaway, is just what you need. Try these apps to get exactly what you fancy.... Read more

How Samsung's new Pay Cash virtual prepaid card works
How Samsung's new Pay Cash virtual prepaid card works By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has updated its Samsung Pay service with two new features, including a prepaid cash card. Here's how that works.... Read more

What is Instagram Threads and how does it work?
What is Instagram Threads and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Facebook-owned Instagram is launching a new standalone app. Called Threads, it's a messaging app, which Facebook said is to be used by your closest friends for sharing text, photos, and videos. It's a companion to Instagram and therefore falls under the Instagram umbrella. So you won't see Facebook branding anywhere on it.... Read more

WhatsApp is testing self-destructing messages
WhatsApp is testing self-destructing messages By Adrian Willings

It seems that WhatsApp is developing and testing a new feature that includes self-destructing messages for even more privacy.... Read more

Deal: Get six free months of Spotify Premium with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
Deal: Get six free months of Spotify Premium with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has announced a special offer that's exclusive to new subscribers of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.... Read more

Apple News+ subscription service launches in the UK for £9.99 per month
Apple News+ subscription service launches in the UK for £9.99 per month By Maggie Tillman

Apple has launched Apple News+ in the UK for £9.99 per month. The service has also gone live in Australia.... Read more

Amazon might license its cashier-less Amazon Go tech to Regal cinemas
Amazon might license its cashier-less Amazon Go tech to Regal cinemas By Maggie Tillman

Amazon Go stores have been expanding over the past couple years, including mini locations randomly popping up inside other stores. Now, it looks the cashierless technology itself will be getting rolled out to stores operated by other retailers.... Read more

Here's why you should download this ace 4K video editing software giveaway
Here's why you should download this ace 4K video editing software giveaway By Pocket-lint Promotion

If you've got GoPro or DJI gear or use another 4K capturing camera or drone, you'll know what stunning footage you can capture with your hardware. But... Read more

Echo owners take note, BBC radio leaves TuneIn on Monday
Echo owners take note, BBC radio leaves TuneIn on Monday By Rik Henderson

The BBC is finishing its process of removing all live radio stations from TuneIn next Monday, 30 September.... Read more

What is Samsung Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it?
What is Samsung Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it? By Maggie Tillman

Updated Here's everything you need to know about Samsung Pay, including what banks are supported, what devices are supported and how it works.... Read more

How to turn on Gmail's new dark mode
How to turn on Gmail's new dark mode By Maggie Tillman

Dark modes have become very popular in recent years, thanks to their ability to blacken interfaces, thereby reducing the strain on your eyes and simultaneously saving your device's battery life. As a result, companies like Google and Apple have begun to release system-wide dark modes across their operating systems, and even app developers are updating their apps with their own dark mode takes.... Read more

Twitter lists are now customisable timelines you can swipe between
Twitter lists are now customisable timelines you can swipe between By Maggie Tillman

The social network will let users add up to five lists as timelines to the Twitter mobile app, allowing them to quickly swipe between them from the home screen. Twitter has been testing the feature since June, and now it's rolling it out to everyone on the Twitter for iOS app.... Read more

What is Google Play Pass, which apps and games are included, and how much is it?
What is Google Play Pass, which apps and games are included, and how much is it? By Maggie Tillman

Google is hoping to rival Apple Arcade, by introducing its own all-you-can-eat subscription pass for apps and games called Play Pass.... Read more

Google celebrates Friends' 25th anniversary with fun nostalgic easter eggs
Google celebrates Friends' 25th anniversary with fun nostalgic easter eggs By Maggie Tillman

If you Google-search each of the main Friends characters' names, you’ll be served up cute animations that take over your screen and should make any lover of the show giggle for a minute. Just be sure to turn up your volume to get the full effect.... Read more

What are Animoji? How to create and use Apple's animated emoji
What are Animoji? How to create and use Apple's animated emoji By Maggie Tillman

Apple's Animoji are custom, animated versions of popular emoji characters. Here's how to create and share them.... Read more

Snapchat is considering a dedicated news tab
Snapchat is considering a dedicated news tab By Adrian Willings

It seems that Snapchat is following in Facebook's footsteps by working on a dedicated news tab for its service.... Read more

How to install the Google Play Store on an Android phone or tablet that doesn't have it
How to install the Google Play Store on an Android phone or tablet that doesn't have it By Dan Grabham

You need the Google Play Store if you want to install most apps on an Android device. But what if your Android device doesn't have access to Google Play Services by default?... Read more

Amazon Music adds an HD tier with lossless audio to better Spotify, Apple
Amazon Music adds an HD tier with lossless audio to better Spotify, Apple By Dan Grabham

Amazon has introduced an HD tier to Amazon Music with millions of lossless tracks.... Read more

Microsoft reveals Build 2020 dates a full eight months in advance
Microsoft reveals Build 2020 dates a full eight months in advance By Maggie Tillman

The company announced it will hold Build 2020 in Seattle from 19 May to 21 May. Microsoft hasn't started selling tickets to the show at this point, but it has a mailing list you can join to get more information.... Read more

This app cancels all your subscription trials before you forget
This app cancels all your subscription trials before you forget By Maggie Tillman

Developed by British app creator Josh Browder, Free Trial Surfing is supposedly live in the US and will launch this week in the UK. It reportedly has 10,000 users.... Read more

26 famous artworks re-imagined with smiles and old age filters
26 famous artworks re-imagined with smiles and old age filters By Adrian Willings

Ever wondered what it might be like if the subjects of classic oil paintings had grown old and happy then had their likeness painted again?... Read more

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